really simple but very pretty block!! You can combine this one in many pleasing ways!
the Pieces and Sewing the Block **
Stack the Color 1 and
Color 2 4-7/8" x 14-5/8" strips right sides together. Lightly mark 4-7/8"
intervals on the back of the top strip. Using
a rotary cutter cut them into three 4-7/8" squares...
Next, stack these
squares, and having lightly marked a diagonal line on the back of one, use the rotary
cutter to cut them on the diagonal, being careful not to stretch the
First, stack then sew one Color 1 triangle
with one Color 2 triangle , using a scant 1/4" seam, again being careful NOT to
stretch fabrics as you sew! Press seam allowances towards darker fabric.
Make six of these. Trim to measure 4-1/2" if needed...
Sew together your
squares as shown at left. Press seams in opposite directions by row.
Join the rows to complete your block! ...on to Page